Uncharted 3's 'historical inspiration' explained

Naughty Dog and the PlayStation Blog continue their ongoing series looking behind the scenes of Uncharted 3. This week, they explore the historical inspiration of the game's story.


In an ongoing video series on the PlayStation Blog, Naughty Dog has lifted the curtain on development of its recently released adventure Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception.

The latest episode of the series focuses on how the developer utilizes "historical events as jumping off points" into Nathan Drake's escapades. What are the points featured in Naughty Dog's latest? "Sir Francis Drake’s circumnavigation of the globe" and "T.E. Lawrence’s research into the Crusades as a teenager." That Nathan sure knows how to party.

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